Bus hit by roadside bomb in Afghanistan, 32 killed

A roadside bomb tore through a bus in western Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing at least 32 people, including children, a provincial official said. Mohibullah Mohib, spokesman for the police chief in...

China warns Hong Kong facing biggest crisis since handover

The head of Beijing's Cabinet office responsible for Hong Kong says the territory is facing its "most severe situation" since the handover from British rule in 1997. Zhang Xiaoming was speaking...

Hong Kong airport flight updates as protests enter fifth day

All departing flights were canceled Monday afternoon as thousands of demonstrators descended upon Hong Kong International Airport, covering it with protest signs and graffiti. According to the airport's website, a...

Assailant jumps on ex-Ukraine president’s car after he leaves questioning

Opponents of Ukraine's former President and leader of the European Solidarity party Petro Poroshenko attack his bodyguard and block a motorcade shortly after Poroshenko left the office of Ukraine's State...

Spain rescues over 50 underage migrants from boat

Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved 59 migrants, nearly all minors, trying to make the dangerous crossing of the Mediterranean Sea in a small boat. The service says that...

India introduces resolution to end Kashmir’s special status

India's Home Minister Amit Shah greets the media upon his arrival at the parliament in New Delhi, India, August 5, 2019. REUTERS/Stringer NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s Hindu nationalist-led government...

Whaley Bridge UK dam collapse: Toddbrook Reservoir at risk

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Venezuela pro-government legislature holds session, may disband congress

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela’s pro-government legislature holds a session on Monday amid accusations it is planning to disband the opposition-run parliament and convene early legislative elections, potentially escalating the country’s...

Mexican man who shielded wife in Texas mass shooting dies

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A Mexican man who threw himself in front of his wife to shield her from bullets in a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, died on...

Asian market latest: Asian markets mostly continue their climb

Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index (HSI) rose nearly 0.2%. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.7%, while South Korea's Kospi (KOSPI) climbed 1.2%.China's Shanghai Composite Index (SHCOMP) was about flat following its 0.9%...

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